Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights
Destination: Hanoi - Moc Chau - Muong La - Tuan Giao - Muong Lay - Sapa - Thac Ba Lake - Hanoi
Moc Chau Plateau, Son La province, which is about 200 kilometers away from Hanoi. Moc Chau is one of the famous places that attract a lot of Vietnamese and foreign tourists due to its dairy farms, flower fields, waterfalls, and stunning scenery. To explore all those things, join Moc Chau Plateau Motorbike Tours for the best trip!
Moc Chau is a district that belongs to Son La province, which is about 200 kilometers to the West of Hanoi. This destination is known as a great place with its cool climate, tea plantations, and the diversion of plants. Moreover, this area has beautiful traditional villages, blooming flower fields, and big pine forests that riders can ride motorbikes through to immerse in all of the beauty of Moc Chau.
You can travel to Moc Chau all year cause its climate is cool year round. However, the best time to travel to Moc Chau is the period from September to February next year. When traveling to Moc Chau at this time, riders can enjoy all the beautiful weather, the whole Moc Chau reflects the spring features of a mountain and land.
Moc Chau has a cool and pleasant climate all year, with an average temperature of 17 to 19 degrees Celsius (°C) so it is a very suitable place for riders to come every time.
By using a motorbike when joining the Moc Chau Plateau motorcycle tour, you will be immersed in the majestic natural scenery and ride through the fog in the early morning. In addition, you can also stop at any place you want to enjoy and take pictures to keep memorable memories.
You should choose costumes with bright colors to stand out among the majestic natural scenery and take better pictures. Moreover, bring sandals, and sneakers for some activities like walking or climbing on the mountain. Preparing warm clothes in case the weather gets too cold to handle.
In addition, you should bring personal belongings such as toothpaste, toothbrush, face towel, wet towel, etc. Carrying a camera when going to tourist areas is essential, not only can record beautiful scenes but a camera also can help you preserve valuable memories. Finally, not only when traveling, but wherever you go, you should also carry all your personal documents.
There are 2 routes to come to Moc Chau from Ha Noi City.
The first route starts from Hanoi’s capital, this is a very convenient route to Moc Chau. First, you move in the direction of Tran Duy Hung to pass the Trung Hoa tunnel. After reaching Thang Long Boulevard, continue to move straight to Xuan Mai town. From here, go in the direction of National Highway 6, cross Van Ho junction, then turn right through the old National Highway 6. Continue to turn left to move to Highway 43. From this place, you go about 2.9 km more to reach the Moc Chau plateau.
The second route also starts from the Hanoi city center through Thang Long Boulevard. However, the route of travel is slightly different. Therefore, the distance is also longer than the first route. If you choose route 2, you can still come here by motorbike with a total distance of about 222 km.
After arriving at Thang Long Boulevard, you go straight to Highway 08 and go about 35 km, you will see a roundabout with an entrance to Yen Bai Bridge then move about 10 km more, then turn left onto TL87A. Go straight ahead about 12.5 km, you will come to Dong Quang Bridge then turn right to DT317. Next, find your way through Highways 32 – 37 – 43, when you go through the ferry, turn right to Moc Chau, Son La.
If you are a beginner or this is the first time that you ride to this place, join our motorbike tour Moc Chau Plateau is the ideal choice to explore all of Moc Chau’s breathtaking routes.
Moc Chau is a destination of our Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tours, so the weather is considered cool all year round, and suitable for tourism and sightseeing activities. When riders come to Moc Chau, follow these activities to have a fully-experienced trip.
Thanks to the year-round cool weather, it is suitable for a wide variety of plants including tea. Moc Chau is a famous spot for tea and tea products. Go to Moc Chau tea hill to admire the green tea strips, and see how to harvest and pack fresh tea. In addition, riders can also enjoy a cup of tea right at the place of harvest to feel the best taste of Moc Chau tea.
Pha Luong Peak is one of the favorite destinations of those who join Moc Chau Plateau motorbike tours. Besides hunting clouds and riders can experience nature when traveling to Moc Chau.
With vast space and winding mountains looming behind the misty clouds. Pha Luong Peak makes anyone overwhelmed by the majesty and beauty of the Northwest mountains.
Dai Yem Waterfall is one of the most attractive places for riders, especially in the summer. Depending on the season you come, the water flow will be strong or gentle down the fall. Riders can also experience the glass bridge, which is made of mostly glass, it is the best place to have beautiful pictures.
Thit Trau Gac Bep is made from delicious pieces of buffalo meat combined with some spices only found in the Northwest mountains such as Mac Khen seeds – wild pepper has a very spicy taste that is very different from normal pepper. The tip of the tongue will feel a little hot, creating an explosion of culinary flavors when tasting this flavor.
This dish is very fresh and juicy, it is combined with the salty taste of salt and the pungent taste of Mac Khen, chili, and ginger, accompanied by the smell of charcoal smoke. All of this creates a delicious dish that riders never had before.
When it comes to Moc Chau, we often refer to delicious pure cow’s milk dishes. Over the years, cow’s milk has also been processed into fragrant cow’s milk cake with each bite, becoming a specialty in Moc Chau in general and the Northwest in particular.
The raw materials for making Nam Pia included frozen blood, cartilage, tail, meat, intestines, stomach, liver, and small intestine. It is eaten with banana flowers, mint leaves,… to have the best taste. Nam Pia is very suitable to eat in the cold season, a great bait for men in the Northwest highlands.
To have the trip, check out some notes for the best memorable Moc Chau Plateau motorcycle tour below!
For a safe trip and the best experience, you should do the following to avoid trouble during your trip.
If the trip is short, you should prioritize wearing comfortable, easy-to-move clothes. Depending on the weather, you choose the right clothes for Moc Chau Plateau motorbike tours. In addition, you should also bring backup items for the trip such as batteries, food, or medical boxes.
To have a trip with unprecedented experiences, in addition to preparing the necessary tools, you should choose a reputable motorbike tour organization. Here are tips for you to choose for yourself the best Moc Chau Plateau motor tour organizers.
When choosing an organizer for Moc Chau Plateau motorbike tours, you should prioritize the issues related to safety, reputable our Vietnam motorbike tours will often include mechanics that follow the tour. In addition, the vehicles need to be well-maintained and checked before starting the tour.
To avoid disappointment and problems during the tour, you should choose a company that publicizes clear information. In addition, you should clarify with the supplier Moc Chau Plateau Motorcycle Tours about the cost issue. In many cases, there are additional costs and it causes frustration for riders. In some worse cases, sometimes motorcycle lovers even get scammed with all the money that they send to the supplier without any tour at all.
One of the issues that determine the quality of your trip is the tour guides. A good tour guide needs to be experienced, friendly and supportive. Not only are they guides, but they also are your companions who share the same hobbies.
If you want to join the motorbike tour Moc Chau Plateau, we suggest you refer to the service at Motorbike Tour Expert, which is a team of passionate and skilled guides has years of experience in the tourist field that leading all over Vietnam. WMTE is a motorbike tour organizer that will give all riders over the world unforgettable experiences.
When you choose Motorbike Tour Expert for your Moc Chau Plateau motorcycle tours, we provide you service with benefits and personalized activities for your best experience. Contact us today to embark on all the beauty of Moc Chau!
Our tour price is determined by two factors: the NUMBER OF RIDERS (the more people in the group, the lower the cost per rider) and the TYPE OF BIKES (choosing a smaller bike results in a reduced price). For more information and accurate pricing, please contact us. Below, you can find a sample price for our regular North Vietnam motorbike tour using 150cc bikes
Tour price includes:
Your booking is confirmed upon receipt of the deposit. To secure your reservation, we request a small deposit, typically ranging from 10% to 30% of the total tour cost
When you’re ready to book a tour, we will send you a secure payment link, allowing you to pay the required deposit using your credit cards (3,5% will be surcharged for the bank service fee)
The balance will be paid in full at our shop just before starting the tour. You can pay in cash (USD or Euro) or by credit card (3,5% will be surcharged for the bank fee if you pay by credit card)
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Age Limitation and License Requirements:
Although we do not have a specific age limit or license requirement, Vietnam Motorbike Tour Expert do require all participants to be in good health, physically fit, and capable of riding a motorbike